The Week Ahead: September 17-23

APPLETON, Wis. -- Lawrence football returns to action this week after enjoying its bye week. The Vikings head to Midwest Conference South Division foe Lake Forest for a nonconference contest on Saturday.

Lawrence soccer logo MEN'S SOCCER (1-5-0)

Opponent: Lawrence at Lakeland

When and Where: Monday, Sept. 17, 7 p.m., Plymouth, Wis.

Series Record: In a series that dates back to 1974, Lawrence holds a 17-8-2 edge over the Muskies. Lawrence has won the last three meetings.

Webcast: Lawrence at Lakeland

Opponent: Lawrence vs. St. Norbert

When and Where: Saturday, Sept. 22, 11 a.m., Ron Roberts Field at the Banta Bowl

Series Record: In a series that dates back to 1974, St. Norbert owns a 41-14-6 edge over the Vikings.

Webcast: Lawrence vs. St. Norbert

Fast Fact: Lawrence rookie goalkeeper Hunter Lanton picked up his first career shutout as the Vikings earned their first win of the season. Lanton stopped two shots as Lawrence blanked Hunter Lanton. Sophomore Julien Riviere scored his first career goal against the Lions, and it proved to be the game-winner.

Lawrence soccer logo WOMEN'S SOCCER (0-6-0)

Opponent: Lawrence vs. St. Norbert

When and Where: Wednesday, Sept. 19, 6:30 p.m., Ron Roberts Field at the Banta Bowl

Series Record: In a series that started in 1982, St. Norbert holds a 40-12-5 advantage over Lawrence.

Webcast: Lawrence vs. St. Norbert

Opponent: Lawrence vs. Carroll

When and Where: Sunday, Sept. 23, 5 p.m., Ron Roberts Field at the Banta Bowl

Series Record: Carroll has a 19-12-3 lead over Lawrence in a series that started in 1992.

Webcast: Lawrence vs. Carroll

Fast Fact: Injuries have rocked the Vikings' roster so Lawrence was forced to cancel its match this past Sunday at Illinois Tech.

CROSS COUNTRY

Event: Titan Fall Classic

When and Where: Friday, Sept. 21, 5:45 p.m., Lake Breeze Golf Course, Winneconne, Wis.

Fast Fact: Lawrence is coming off a victory in its last outing as the Lawrence men won the Lake Forest Invitational on Sept. 14. The Vikings took the title with 31 points and senior Josh Janusiak won the individual crown. It was the second consecutive individual win for Janusiak to start the season. He also won the Tom Barry Invitational on Labor Day weekend to start the season.

Lawrence tennis logo WOMEN'S TENNIS (2-6)

Opponent: Lawrence vs. UW-Stevens Point

When and Where: Saturday, Sept. 22, 9:30 a.m., Lawrence Courts

Series Record: In a series that started in 1975, Stevens Point has a 21-11 lead over Lawrence.

Opponent: Lawrence vs. Alverno

When and Where: Saturday, Sept. 22, 3:30 p.m., Lawrence Courts

Series Record: This is the first meeting between the teams.

Fast Fact: Lawrence collected its first two wins of the season last weekend with victories at Knox and Illinois College. The Vikings' No. 3 doubles duo of El Goblirsch and Morgan Fisher combined to win 24 of 25 games during their three matches this past week.

Lawrence volleyball logo VOLLEYBALL (1-14)

Opponent: Lawrence vs. Dubuque (at Carroll Triangular)

When and Where: Saturday, Sept. 22, 1 p.m., Van Male Field House, Waukesha, Wis.

Series Record: The teams have split their previous two meetings, with Dubuque winning in 2010 and Lawrence winning in 2014.

Opponent: Lawrence at Carroll

When and Where: Saturday, Sept. 22, 3 p.m., Van Male Field House, Waukesha, Wis.

Series Record: Carroll holds a 15-10 edge in matches against the Vikings dating back to 1999.

Fast Fact: Lawrence senior outside hitter Arianna Neumeyer was named to the all-tournament team at the Red Hawks Invitational. In four matches at Ripon, Neumeyer piled up 60 kills for an average of 3.75 per set. She also was tremendous on defense with 80 digs, an average of 5.00 per set, and 10 blocks.

 

FOOTBALL (1-1)

Opponent: Lawrence at Lake Forest

When and Where: Saturday, Sept. 22, 1 p.m., Farwell Field, Lake Forest, Ill.

Series Record: Lawrence holds a 27-24 lead over Lake Forest in a series that stretches all the way back to 1902. 

Webcast/Live Stats: Lawrence at Lake Forest

Fast Fact: Rookie Tanner Morris scored his first career touchdown in week two at Carleton. Sophomore linebacker Wyatt Lee ranks sixth in the sixth in all of NCAA Division III at 15.5 tackles per game.